77. What did Susan B. Anthony do?

What did Susan B Anthony do - fought for women rights

fought for women’s rights fought for civil rights Susan B. Anthony was born in Massachusetts on February 15, 1820. She is known for campaigning for the right of women to vote. She spoke out publicly against slavery and for equal treatment of women in the workplace. In 1920, the 19th Amendment to the Constitution gave […]

74. Name one problem that led to the Civil War

Name one problem that led to the Civil War - Slavery

slavery economic reasons states’ rights The Civil War began when 11 southern states voted to secede (separate) from the United States to form their own country, the Confederate States of America. These southern states believed that the federal government of the United States threatened their right to make their own decisions. They wanted states’ rights […]

60. What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves?

What group of people was taken to America and sold as slaves - Africans - People from Africa

Africans people from Africa Slavery existed in many countries long before America was founded. By 1700, many Africans were being brought to the American colonies as slaves. Men, women, and children were brought against their will. They were often separated from their families when they were sold as slaves. Slaves worked without payment and without […]